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'''Sir Ernest Alfred Thompson Wallis Budge''' (27 July 185723 November 1934) was an English Egyptology|Egyptologist, Orientalism|Orientalist, and Philology|philologist who worked for the British Museum and published numerous works on the ancient Near East. He made numerous trips to Egypt and the Sudan on behalf of the British Museum to buy antiquities, and helped it build its collection of cuneiform tablets, manuscripts, and papyri. He published many books on Egyptology, helping to bring the findings to larger audiences. In 1920 he was knighted for his service to Egyptology and the British Museum.
Birth nameErnest Alfred Thompson Wallis Budge
Birth date{{birth date|1857|7|27|df=y}}
Birth placeBodmin, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
Death date{{death date and age|1934|11|23|1857|7|27|df=y}}
Death placeLondon, England, United Kingdom
NationalityUnited Kingdom|British
FieldsEgyptology, philology
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budge, e. a. wallis (ernest alfred wallis), sir, 1857-1934
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